Just got the long anticipated 7 update for my FP2!
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Thank you @Fairphone, you're awesome. I really appreciate that you're going all the way to make your products as long lived as possible.

I'm #vegan because:
- ecology
- ethics
- health

Nuf said.
Educate yourself.

Falls man/frau/whatever mal in die Verlegenheit kommt erklären zu müssen und dabei nicht auf Sarkasmus verzichten möchte.

Paywall für Berlin

Hey @Fairphone, I'm running a little low on enthusiasm here. I was promised an update to (already ancient) Android 7. Instead I got 6 months without security updates. Doesn't feel great to carry that many critical RCEs around.


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cuisine has gone a long way. An Austrian Dorfgasthaus is not really place where I expected a vegan feast.
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@jalcine The ethical alternatives have to be funded from somewhere. VC isn’t going to fund them. So if we want accessible ethical alternatives, it’s way past time to seriously start discussing funding them from the common purse for the common good. If our taxes can pay for bombs, they can sure as hell pay for ethical technology.

We're happy to learn #Tagesschau (German public-service TV news) having their own #F-Droid repo: service.tagesschau.de/app/repo

It features their official app and is a great move towards user rights and freedom. Sadly the app isn't free and open source software, although it's financed by taxpayers’ money.

If it is public money, it should be public code as well. #PublicCode


Please consider writing your hashtags in upper camelcase so screen readers have a chance at figuring them out.

#whyistayonmastodon sounds like an giant undecipherable mess of sounds.

#WhyIStayOnMastodon reads out "Why I Stay On Mastodon" 😄

(Reason #44 I stay here: my previous requests like this have been generally well-received, proving that most people are awesome.)

Really looking forward to finally get an upgrade to Android 7 for the best mobile FLOSS experience commercially available to date: FairphoneOpen (@Fairphone) + @fdroidorg 💖 💖

Your true friends are the ones who install your obscure messenger app just to speak to you

privatized ID controls.

I guess since their customers don't really care about ethics explains well how they get away with this.

is currently doing a Dry Run before actual migration on August 11.

In the linked blog-post I found this note:

NOTE to users in Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria: GitLab.com may not be accessible after the migration to Google. Google has informed us that there are legal restrictions that are imposed for those countries.


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